Susanne Guttorm competed at the Miss Norway Universe 2018 pageant where she won the crown, walked away with the title of Miss Norway Universe 2018 and received the opportunity to advance to the Miss Universe 2018 pageant. She says the hardest part of the pageant was speaking about her heartache to a room full of people.
During the Miss Norway 2018 pageant, Guttorm spoke on the pain she experienced as a child losing her mother to cancer. She explained that her lost is a driving force in why she volunteers with the Cancer Society in Norway. She has talked about the importance for children who lose a parent to cancer to seek therapy and that she did not seek help after her mom passed away.
In 2018, Guttorm partner with the Breast Cancer Society in Norway to work on programming efforts and ways to improve cancer resources in the country.
She posted her Miss Universe Norway introduction on her Miss Norway blog. She filmed the video with the same videographer who filmed her introduction video for the Miss Norway pageant. Check it out below: